Our team – Georgi Kodjanikolov – junior prosecutor in Regional Prosecutor’s Office Plovdiv, Kalina Stancheva – junior judge in Sofia City Court and Radoslav Angelov, junior judge in District Court-Lovech with tutorAngelina Lazarova, judge in Court of Appeal – Varna, took part at the semi-final “Judicial Ethics and Professional Conduct” of the prestigious competition for junior magistrates THEMIS, organized by the European Judicial Training Network (EJTN). The competition was held in the period July 11-15, in the city of Barcelona, Spain.
The topic “Call for harmonization of the rules of judicial ethics and professional conduct” was received with particular attention and interest by the participants in the competition. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has expressed a desire to cooperate and work together to develop this website.
For the development of the platform, the Bulgarian team received the special award for innovation from the jury of the “THEMIS” competition.